PROGENY OF XLCR NAMED PRINCETON’S FIRST BLACK VALEDICTORIAN
By Duane Coombs
May 12, 2020
In another proud moment for Excelsior High School, Nicholas Johnson, son of past student, Dr. Anita Brown-Johnson, has been named Princeton University’s valedictorian the 2020 graduating class. He becomes the first Black student given that signal honor in the 274 years history of the august Ivy League institution.